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August Baby Romper
August 2 2015
August 8 2015
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August Baby Romper
Knebukser til alle mann by Charlott Pettersen
Needles & yarn
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
The Plucky Knitter Traveler Sport
0.56 skeins = 179.2 yards (163.9 meters), 56 grams

CO 104 st on needle 2.5. Join in the round. Knit 1 twisted (knit in the back loop), purl 1 = repeat until the ribbing measures about 4.5 cms.

Switching to needle 3, continue in stockinette st and increase with 1 st after every 8 stitches on the first round=117 st total. Place a marker at the beg. of next round. Knit 7 st, wrap and turn. Purl to middle marker, purl 7 st, wrap and turn. Knit to middle marker, knit 12 st, w&t. Purl to middle marker, purl 12 st, w&t. Knit to middle marker, knit 17 st, w&t. Purl to middle marker, purl 17 st, w&t.

Continue in stockinette in the round, knitting 2 st together where there is an opening from the w&t = 116 st in total. Continue until the front piece measures about 17 cms incl. ribbing. Place a marker right opposite the original middle marker (58 st apart). Knit to 1st before marker (both of them), inc 1, knit 1, slip marker, knit 1, inc 1. Repeat 5 times. Place half of the stitches on a stitch holder or scrap yarn and knit the legs separately: On first round; knit 1, knit 2 tog; repeat. Switch to double pointed needles when necessary. Knit 2 rounds. Knit 1, knit 2 tog on the next round. Bind off with Jeny’s surprisingly stretchy bind off. Repeat with second leg.

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by The Plucky Knitter
65% Merino, 20% Silk, 15% Yak
325 yards
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  • Project created: August 3, 2015
  • Finished: August 8, 2015
  • Updated: December 28, 2016
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